Today on the show we are joined by Janis Putelis, producer of the Meateater TV show, and we’re discussing the implications of social media on the future of hunting, recent mainstream media frenzies related to hunting, the importance of how hunters present ourselves to the outside world, and much more.

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What You’ll Learn In This Episode:

– Who Janis Putelis is and how he got started working for Meateater TV

– What all goes into producing an episode of Meateater

– What, if any, thought went into the production of Meateater in regards to how it is perceived by non-hunters or new hunters

– Thoughts on the current quality of hunting media

– Our thoughts on the Bowmar bear spearing incident

– Is social media good or bad for hunting?

– Are hunters doing enough to present a positive image of hunting?

– Does it matter?

– The power of venison diplomacy

– How the Meateater hunting season has gone so far

– Advice for a first-time DIY Alaskan hunting trip

– And much, much more!

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